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Chasing the Three Foot Effect: Episode Two

By Noel Ward • July 12, 2016

Getting the Color Right
In part one of Chasing the Three Foot Effect, Church Street Brewing Company decided on digital printing as the most cost-effective …

You Bought a Spectrophotometer…But Can You Really Use It?

By Noel Ward • June 27, 2016

So a year or so back you may have invested in an X-Rite eXact Spectrophotometer. Or maybe you have an older device and are …

Chasing the Three-Foot Effect

By Noel Ward • June 21, 2016

The instant of shopper-to-product engagement, known as the “three-foot effect,” is that moment in time when the colors and images of a label leap …

Collaboration and Visibility Drive a Shift to Automation

By Noel Ward • May 24, 2016

“We were making it work, but it wasn’t working for us, begins Kathy Brazzale, creative design manager at United Engravers in Schaumburg, Illinois. “We …

‘Ah-ha’ Moments with Doctor Blades and End Seals

By Noel Ward • March 7, 2016

The unsung heroes of flexo printing are anything but commodity items
The converter’s anilox rolls were wearing quickly, requiring press operators to search the printing …

When Does a Pond Become a Lake?

By Darin Lyon • February 22, 2016

Complete product and service offerings help converters operate more successfully.
No matter what equipment is on the shop floor, what markets are served, or whether …

Facts & Trends You Need to Know About Corrugated Packaging

By Kristen McWilliams • December 7, 2015

Did you know that 90% of all products in North America are delivered or transported in printed corrugated boxes at some point in their …

A Complete Guide to Digital Printing

By Kristen McWilliams • December 1, 2015

Earlier this year, we discussed where Flexo would be headed in 2015. The consensus was that we would see a growing interest in digital …

The ABC of Digital Front Ends for Package Printing

By Noel Ward • November 16, 2015

There has been a huge push towards digital printing over the last two years and increased interest in what digital printing has to offer, …

How to Improve Your Package Printing

By Kristen McWilliams • November 9, 2015

Printing Sells Products. This is the message Anderson & Vreeland has been emphasizing in its marketing communications over the past 12 months. We understand …